Certificates for electronic signature

A qualified electronic signature having an equivalent legal effect of a handwritten signature shall be based on a qualified certificate.

A certificate for electronic signature means an electronic attestation which links electronic signature validation data to a natural person and confirms at least the name or the pseudonym of that person and is in compliance with the requirements applied to a qualified certificate and prepared by a qualified trust service provider. Such certificate is issued together with electronic signature creation data. More information is provided at www.elektroninisparasas.lt/EN and in the eIDAS Regulation.

Qualified certificates for electronic signature can only be created by authorised qualified trust service providers the list whereof is available at www.elektroninisparasas.lt/EN.

Updated on 2019-10-17